Virginia Tech adds 24 during football early signing period

Hokies sign five Virginia players, with more additions potentially on the way

Justin Fuente to remain at Virginia Tech
Justin Fuente to remain at Virginia Tech

BLACKSBURG, Va. – Head coach Justin Fuente welcomed 24 student-athletes to Virginia Tech on Wednesday, the first day of the early signing period. This group is comprised of players who competed at the prep level from 11 different states, in addition to one player from Germany. Tech’s early signing list also included five players who completed their prep careers in Virginia.

Wednesday’s list of signees includes six defensive backs, four running backs, three wide receivers, three linebackers, three defensive linemen, two tight ends, two offensive lineman and one quarterback.

In addition to Virginia, Tech’s early signing contingent featured players from 10 other states: Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, New Jersey, North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and South Carolina. For the second straight year the Hokies landed a European player, OL Danijel Miletic from Germany.

Tech’s tradition of siblings following older brothers also continued on Wednesday. TE Jack Hollifield is the younger brother of current LB Dax Hollifield and DB Jalen Stroman is the younger sibling of current Washington NFL Team member, CB Greg Stroman.

The traditional National Signing Day will be on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021.

Virginia Tech Football – Early Signing Day Bios

Chance Black

Running Back 6-1, 190